September 16, 2015

INTRO TO HIRING FOREIGN WORKERS:  BASIC INFORMATION YOU NEED TO KNOW

Our region is a hot bed of talent that is both local and international. More and more businesses are interested in hiring foreign workers for temporary or permanent employment in the US. However, immigration law is an area that is particularly challenging to navigate for employers. At this FOCUS event we will explore the basics of employment-based immigration. Questions that will be addressed include:

  •  What should I know before hiring a foreign worker?
  • What are common employment-based visas and what are their requirements?
  • What is an EAD?
  • Can I hire international students?
  • What is the Department of Labor’s role in hiring foreign workers?
  • What do common immigration terms mean?

Join us to learn if hiring a foreign worker may be the right choice for your business.

NOTE OUR NEW LOCATION

Chase Bank

2nd Floor Large Conference Room

10900 NE 8th Street

Bellevue, WA 98004

Time: 7:30am – 9:30am

Cost: $100

*Free to Equinox, CAMPS and SKCC members and presenters’ clients and guests

Register for this event

Presenters:

Victoria Bartow, Equinox Business Law Group

October 21, 2015

STRATEGIC IP:  CAPITALIZING ON WHAT YOU HAVE BUILT

Your intellectual property can add huge value to your business.  But you must know what you have and take strategic steps to protect and leverage it competitively. At this FOCUS event, we will share the types of intellectual property you may have and discuss how you can protect and leverage it for your business now and in the future.  We’ll cover:

  • What types of intellectual property exist?
  • How does IP add value to my business?
  • What can I do to increase the value of the IP I have?

Join us to learn how to strategically leverage IP to build the value of your business and stay ahead of your competition!

NOTE OUR NEW LOCATION

Chase Bank

2nd Floor Large Conference Room

10900 NE 8th Street

Bellevue, WA 98004

Time: 7:30am – 9:30am

Cost: $100

*Free to Equinox, CAMPS and SKCC members and presenters’ clients and guests

Register for this event

Presenters:

Lauren Burgon, Equinox Business Law Group

J.D. Houvener, Of Counsel, Equinox Business Law Group